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Parks, Recreation & Golf Advisory Committee

Are you a parks and recreation advocate looking to make a difference in Commerce City? Now is your opportunity to help shape the future of active living/healthy lifestyle opportunities in the city as a member of the Parks, Recreation and Golf Citizen Advisory Committee.

With the new Bison Ridge Recreation Center now open, renovations in progress at the Eagle Pointe Recreation Center, numerous parks recently added around the city and future trail connectivity planned, it’s an exciting time to be involved.


The Parks, Recreation, and Golf Advisory Committee was established by Resolution No. 2016-12.


The committee advises the City Council and City staff on matters related to City owned and controlled parks, trails, open space, golf and recreation areas and facilities and recreation, golf, and parks programs and services.


No vacancies currently exist on the Parks, Recreation, & Golf Advisory Committee. Please continue to check back for vacancies.

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The committee is comprised of no more than 13 members. Two members shall be council members and 11 regular members who will be citizen representatives of the community and at least 13 years of age. Each member shall be a resident of the city, an employee of a business in the city, or an owner of property in the city. Regular members serve three year terms and serve no more than two consecutive terms. Council members serve a two-year term.


Term Expires

 Council Member Craig Hurst 12/2021

Council Member Jose Guardiola


Adam Venanzi  05/2021 
Alejandro Garcia

Brendan Binns


Bret Walker


Bruce Emery


Clark Berggren  07/2022 

Jacob Wilson


Joshua Houde

Justin Maillet


Mary Chan 

Paul Welander 11/2021


The committee meets on the third Tuesday of each month at 6:00 PM at the Bison Ridge Recreation Center. Meetings that take place on the first month of each quarter will be held at Eagle Pointe Recreation Center. The schedule for the remainder of 2019 is as follows:

11/19/19 at Bison Ridge

12/17/19 at Buffalo Run

Agendas & Minutes

View past and future scheduled meeting information.